25.4318, Calls: Pragmatics, Psycholinguistics, Semantics, Translation/Nigeria

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LINGUIST List: Vol-25-4318. Thu Oct 30 2014. ISSN: 1069 - 4875.

Subject: 25.4318, Calls: Pragmatics, Psycholinguistics, Semantics, Translation/Nigeria

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Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:12:22
From: Swande Sewuese [sewueseswande at gmail.com]
Subject: 27th Annual Conference (and Workshop) of the Linguistic Association of Nigeria

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Full Title: 27th Annual Conference (and Workshop) of the Linguistic Association of Nigeria 
Short Title: LAN 

Date: 01-Dec-2014 - 06-Dec-2014
Location: Nigeria; Benue State, Makurdi, Nigeria 
Contact Person: Prof. Tar Adejir Prof. Godwin Yina
Meeting Email: taradejir at gmail.com

Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics; Psycholinguistics; Semantics; Translation 

Call Deadline: 30-Oct-2014 

Meeting Description:

The Linguistic Association of Nigeria (LAN) benue 2014 announces its 27th Annual Conference (and Workshop) which will be held at the Beune State University, Makurdi-Benue State, Nigeria from 1-6 December 2014.

Conference Theme:

Language Endangerment: Globalization and the Fate of Minority Languages in Nigeria

The conference is organized by the Linguistic Association of Nigeria, in collaboration with the Department of Languages and Linguistics of the Benue State University, Makurdi.

Keynote Address:

Professor Bello Ahmad Salim
Department of Linguistics, Bayero University, Kano, Kano

Conference Registration Cost:

Conference fee: per participant N15,000.00 payable to:

Account name: Department of Language & Linguistics,
Account No. 6057801453
Banker: Fidelity Bank Plc. Mkd. Branch

Membership Fee: N2,400.00
(Old members, i.e. per month for one year) N200.00
New members registration: N5,000.00

LAN subscription for two issues of JOLAN per year: N5,000.00
Membership certificate: N500.00
Participation/Attendance Certificate (Optional): N500.00
Paper Assessment per paper (Maximum of two papers per person): N2,000.00

Hotel rates range between N25,00-12,000.

Call for Papers:

Papers covering or tailored to fit into the conference theme and sub-themes, including other allied fields of study are invited for 15 minute presentations.

Submission of Abstracts:

Abstract of not more than 300 words, typed in single-spaced, Times New Roman Font size 12 in PDF format or word email attachment should be sent to clanmak2014 at gmail.com. Abstracts must include title, name, department of institution of affiliation, phone nunmber, and email address. (Use current APA format)

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 30 October 2014
Workshop: 1-2 December 2014
Arrival: 3 December 2014
Opening ceremony: 4 December 2014
Departure: 6 December 2014

Conference Contacts:

Convenor: Prof. Tar Adejir
Email: taradejir at gmail.com

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